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Ruth's Chris Steak House

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2 Village Blvd, Princeton, NJ 08540-5740
+1 609-452-0041
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5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a great time and the food was excellent. Very generous helpings , the mashed potatoes are a favorite . Steak is divine !

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Thank cas3135
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best happy hour for the money! Great drinks and amazing happy hour menu. I recommended for happy hour and dinner!

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Thank Vasilios C
Freehold, New Jersey
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38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After an excellent experience at Ruth's Chris in NYC many years ago, we decided to visit again, for our wedding anniversary, after hearing tv ads. So disappointing. Shockingly disappointing. Crab stack appetizer with soggy cuke slices, and avocado with brown sections. Crab was nice, but how long was that appetizer sitting around? The calamari plate was huge, almost too much,... More 

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Thank LibnSue
Hillsborough, New Jersey
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44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I am always looking for places that fit into my healthy lifestyle. I lost 125 pounds and am the author of "Goodbye Fatness, Hello Gorgeous. " I also search for good quality food. This is the place! A 4 ounce petite filet is so savory, that the ala carte cream sauces offered are unnecessary. Sharing a sweet potato side with... More 

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Thank stevemartinfanatic
Milano
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In a world where the continuing trends suggest conceps and new kitchens like flexitariame, vegan ... to be here, for me and that is the first time in Princeton, enjoying a unique e delicius meat , which I never had before!! A glass of wine Cabernet Sauvignon from Argentine was so perfect.. Place is quite dark and style a bit... More 

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Thank Rossella_Negri
Pennington, New Jersey
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349 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016

I visited here with my wife for a nice dinner and time away from our kids. The location off of Route 1 is a pain to get to but there is plenty of free parking or valet if you choose to use that service. For the apps we got the very good veal ravioli and a glass of teh Dao... More 

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Thank KidLove
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Wow! Long time since I've been ripped off to this extent! >$30 for an "entree" that was barely the size of a typical starter. Seated at the bar, and I practically had to beg for service. Woefully disappointing. Had to go elsewhere for another proper meal straight after!!!

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Thank j-ho_NI
Geneva
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

At first, service was excellent, almost excessive. We were told that a new employee was being trained. By the end of the meal, however, we could not raise anyone's interest. Before walking out without paying, I asked the reception personnel to raise someone. Even after that, it took at least ten minutes to show up. As it turned out, our... More 

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Thank Stephen B
Princeton, New Jersey
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

Ordering the prime cheeseburger and fries for the $9 happy hour price tag was a welcome surprise! I understand they offer happy hours M-F until 7:00 pm. This expanded time period really helps me as I always seem to miss the happy hours that end earlier!

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Thank JCCJOIN
Wilmington, Delaware
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48 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

First time at Ruth's Chris. Informed the receptionist it was our 51st Anniversary and we were made to feel we were special guests with Rose petals on the table and a special dessert. Very good wine list and above average food and friendly service.

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Thank Scott M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30 - $40
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Village Blvd, Princeton, NJ 08540-5740
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton
  • Phone Number: +1 609-452-0041

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?